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Object ID 001914

Object Name National Brand Cocoa

Object Desc Tin for National Brand Cocoa.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001496

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Food Containers


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range 1927

End Year Range 1940

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords tins,Geo. Rasmussen Co.,baking,beverages,

Title National Brand Cocoa

Description Small, burgundy tin for National Brand Cocoa. Front shows two children having cocoa with eachother on the Dutch countryside. Sides have image of U.S. capital building in D.C., with the brand name, company, and the locations the company operates in.


Approx Collection Date

Height 5

Length 2.75

Width 2.75

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Geo. Rasmussen Co.

Maker Details

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY1496



Date APR 8,2014

Summary Poor

Assessor Ben Locke

Notes Top cover has a lot of rust/corrosion. Scratching and edgewear throughout. Small, shallow dents can be found on a few of the sides.


Date APR 8,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On-Site Collection Storage - automatic entry by admin

Date APR 8,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit from Tobacco Exhibit - automatic entry by admin